Archive for February 19th, 2021

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

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February 19, 2021

Central Banks: Monetary policies will be reviewed in New Zealand, China, Hungary, South Korea, and Colombia. Governors Macklem of the Bank of Canada and Orr of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand will be speaking publicly, and so too will New Fed District President Williams. Holidays and Events: Japan observes the Emperor’s birthday holiday on […] More

New Overnight Developments Abroad - Daily Update

Equities and Bond Yields Up… Dollar and Price of Oil Slip

February 19, 2021

Share prices advanced 0.7% in South Korea, 0.6% in China, and 0.5% in Indonesia. European markets and U.S. futures are up, too, but equities fell in Japan, Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. Ten-year sovereign debt yields today climbed 6 basis pints in the U.K., 3 bps in the U.S. and Germany and one basis point […] More